Average Bench: 66.6% (358th of 1264)

Based on 53,769 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906E9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-7100 CPU @ 3.90GHz
Poor: 53%Average: 66.6% Great: 74%
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i3-7100 averaged 33.3% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Memory Latency 83.8Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 109Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i3-7100 is 21.2%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i3-7100 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 294Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 292Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 53,769 samples)
Min Avg Max
65.8 Memory 83.8 93.9
82.3 1-Core 109 120
136 2-Core 192 222
76.2% 128 Pts
Min Avg Max
204 4-Core 287 323
216 8-Core 292 324
39.5% 290 Pts
Min Avg Max
225 64-Core 294 327
19.8% 294 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.1
1-Core 113
2-Core 196
79% 132 Pts
4-Core 274
8-Core 264
37% 269 Pts
64-Core 260
17% 260 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.7
1-Core 111
2-Core 181
74% 124 Pts
4-Core 272
8-Core 290
38% 281 Pts
64-Core 325
22% 325 Pts
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.5
1-Core 71.4
2-Core 91.5
54% 80.8 Pts
4-Core 243
8-Core 232
33% 238 Pts
64-Core 254
17% 254 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 60.2
1-Core 103
2-Core 171
64% 112 Pts
4-Core 240
8-Core 188
30% 214 Pts
64-Core 230
16% 230 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 33,214,012 CPUs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $117 @ launch in Jan '17
EbayUS $1172 mins
AmazonUS $11719 mins
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Typical Core i3-7100 Builds (Compare 2,784 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 24%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 19%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H110M-H-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $294

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i3-7100 Processor (3M Cache, 3.90 GHz)
Code NameKaby Lake
Launch DateQ1'17
Processor Numberi3-7100
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$117.00
Clock Speed3.90 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
QPI Links0
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP51 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2015C (65W)

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 630
Graphics Base Frequency350.00 MHz
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.10 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Graphics Video Max Memory64 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size64 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-2133/2400, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V
Memory Channels2
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express ConfigurationsUp to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes
Secure KeyYes

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesYes
Hyper-Threading TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
TSX-NIYes
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1151

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes

 Comments

Kaby Lake 7th generation Kaby Lake Core i3 processor...

Added 3 years ago.

Excellent

6 hrs ago.

bu cpu çoğu oyunu bence rahatlıkla karşılar fiyatı biraz pahalı fakat verdiğiniz paraya değecek


Good

4 months ago.

This cpu is and i5 equivalent ~i5 7400 it worth and I recommand it!


Excellent

4 months ago.

Can run GTA 5, CS:GO, FORTNITE(160 fps) etc


Poor

8 months ago.

for way cheaper the amd ryzen 3 2200g beats the crap out of this processor thus making the core i3 obsolete right now


Poor

2 months ago.

hate the fact it has 2 cores only


Good

2 years ago.

I have this cpu in my main gaming pc its a great budget gaming cpu


Excellent

12 months ago.

Its on of the best i3 processors and i have the processpr


Good

2 months ago.

beautiful option in cheap budget


Poor

3 years ago.

All i3s except for the 7350k are rubbish.


Terrible

2 years ago.

low perfomance for that price


Terrible

3 years ago.

it low for 4k


Average

19 months ago.

dpf-hp


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